Symposium of the International Committee

in German:
Tagung des internationalen Komitees




The symposium of the “International Committee of Ravensbrück” took place in Payerbach from 15-20 May 2003. The “Austrian Camp Community Ravensbrück” is a member of the Committee. Former inmates of the largest concentration camp in Germany travelled from 13 European countries, including Austrian. The aim of the symposium was to safeguard the memory of the many tortured and murdered women in the camp who were not lucky enough to survive.

in German:
Vom 15.-20. Mai 2003 findet in Payerbach die Tagung des 'International Komitees von Ravensbrück' statt. Die 'Österreichische Lagergemeinschaft Ravensbrück' ist Mitglied des Komitees. Aus dreizehn Ländern Europas werden ehemalige Häftlinge des größten Konzentrationslagers Deutschlands anreisen, darunter auch ÖsterreicherInnen. Das Ziel der Tagung ist das Bewahren des Andenkens an die vielen gequälten und ermordeten Frauen des Lagers, die nicht das Glück hatten zu überleben.


Austrian Camp Community Ravensbrück

in German:
Österreichische Lagergemeinschaft Ravensbrück



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06 May 2003


Symposium, seminar, conference, workshop


Commemoration / remembrance


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